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August 15 2018

Featured Property of The Week – Point Emerald Villa D-104

If you’re still looking for your next vacation destination, then set your sights to North Carolina and point directly at Emerald Isle. We have the perfect property for you! Point Emerald Villa D-104 is a three-bedroom, three bath, condo located in the Point Emerald Villas condominium complex near the heart of Emerald Isle. This condo is beautifully decorated and features a sophisticated seaside charm that will let you live in luxury. Be sure to view more photos of Point Emerald Villa D-104 and see why this condo would make a great vacation rental for your next getaway. Point to Comfort With three bedrooms, Point Emerald Villa D-104 is large enough to accommodate a good-sized family or a group of friends and provides plenty of space to relax without feeling cramped. The master suite is breathtaking and features a king-size bed that points directly towards a wall-mounted flat screen smart TV. ...

August 08 2018

10 Best Outdoor Adventures on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast

There’s nothing more exhilarating than the rush you get from taking in the seaside air and experiencing the outdoor paradise that is the Crystal Coast. Whether it’s on a surfboard riding waves or on a deep-sea excursion waiting for your next big catch, Emerald Isle is the perfect vacation destination for all of your favorite outdoor activities.   Hang Ten When it comes to surfing in Emerald Isle, we have the ideal weather and waves for a tubular time. Looking for that hot spot to catch some waves? The waters near Bogue Inlet Pier are great for producing surfer-approved swells. Atlantic Beach and Fort Macon State Park are also known for being surfer-friendly destinations. Be sure to check the weather before grabbing that board and heading out. If you’re looking for places to rent or buy surf equipment, check out our list of local surf shops. Diving Deep If ...

August 01 2018

Featured Property of The Week - Together Again

For those who long for a family beach vacation, this week’s featured property speaks for itself. Explore Together Again, where you and your family can come together along the Crystal Coast for an unforgettable vacation. Make Yourself at Home This four-bedroom, three-bathroom property is located in an elevated cul-de-sac lot just minutes away from the beach. The property boasts a reverse floor plan with colorful and relaxing bedrooms and has all the amenities of home, including cozy living spaces, a fully-stocked kitchen, flat screen TVs, and your very own washer/dryer. However, the best amenity is without a doubt the spectacular ocean and sound views that can be enjoyed throughout the house. Together Again has both covered and open decks with plenty of comfortable outdoor furniture to relax and enjoy the sound of the waves. If you’re an earlier riser, this vacation rental is perfect for stepping out to a beautiful ...

July 25 2018

Featured Property of The Week – Ocean Club I-202

The joy of a family vacation is endless when you have all the best comforts of home right at your fingertips. Staying in a luxurious Emerald Isle Realty condominium will ensure your beach vacation is incredible. Ocean Club I-202 is a second-row condominium located in the heart of Indian Beach and features three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Sleeping Arrangements Ocean Club I-202 has three bedrooms with two queen-size beds and two twin-size beds. Each bedroom feels like home but with fun coastal décor and warm beige walls. The master bedroom has a queen size bed and a large window that allows plenty of natural light in for a friendly wakeup call from a Crystal Coast sunrise. The adjoining bathroom is spa-like with a refreshingly spacious shower and a large garden tub. In the second bedroom, there is a queen size bed and is connected to the other bathroom which has ...

July 18 2018

The Perfect Labor Day Getaway to Emerald Isle, NC

Labor Day weekend is approaching quicker than you think and with the kids heading back to school around that time, you will want to consider planning a last-minute beach getaway before fall is in full swing. Relaxation Starts Here Treat yourself to some rest and relaxation with your toes in the sand. Emerald Isle Realty has the best lineup of vacation rental properties on the Crystal Coast that are eye-catching, have the finest amenities and are conveniently located near a variety of fun attractions. For smaller groups that want to sit in the lap of luxury, check out our list of condos. They provide premier features like access to condominium clubhouses, expertly-designed pools with panoramic ocean views and are very close to the beach. To experience the same, but on a larger scale, look at our list of oceanfront rentals. These gems, which can accommodate groups of any size, sit ...

July 11 2018

Featured Property of The Week - Nana's Beach House

Whether it’s the smell of fresh baked cookies or that warm, wholesome feeling you get when your family comes together, there’s something very comforting about visiting your Nana’s house. Nana’s Beach House is a second-row cottage available year-round in the heart of Emerald Isle that has four bedrooms and five and a half bathrooms with only a short walk separating you from the beach. Check out more photos of Nana’s Beach House to see why you should book this gem of a vacation rental for your next Crystal Coast getaway. This Bed Is Just Right Nana’s Beach House is well-equipped to handle large groups of families or friends with ease providing four bedrooms with a king, two queens, a full and twin-size bunk, and two twin size beds. The master suite is very large with tall ceilings and a picturesque king-size canopy bed is the epitome of vacation relaxation. Two ...